Dr. Benbenisty was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. After graduating cum laude from the University of Georgia, he earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta in 2000. He served a combined medical/surgical internship at Atlanta Medical Center and then spent a year as a research fellow in the Immunodermatology Lab at Duke University. Dr. Benbenisty completed his residency in Dermatology at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston in 2005.
Dr. Benbenisty has been with Associates In Dermatology since 2005. His professional interests include cutaneous oncology, melanoma, immunobullous dermatoses and dermatologic surgery.
He is Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the Dermatology Foundation, the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery and the Lee County Medical Society. He is published in numerous dermatologic journals and has authored several book chapters on skin disease. He has served past appointments on the American Academy of Dermatology’s Residents/Fellows Committee for the Southeast and the AAD Sports Committee. Dr. Benbenisty is recognized as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor and is listed by Gulfshore Life Magazine as one of the area’s top Dermatologists.
Dr. Benbenisty enjoys hiking, biking, youth sports, playing guitar, traveling and spending time with his wife and three boys.
- University of Georgia, B.S. Zoology
- Medical College of Georgia, M.D.
- Atlanta Medical Center, Medical/Surgical Internship
- Duke University, Immunodermatology Research Fellowship
- Medical University of South Carolina, Dermatology Residency